Road Construction and Traffic Updates

Updated on September 22, 2023

September 22

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Traffic will be controlled by construction barrels and signage. Drivers should exercise caution when approaching and traveling through all highway work zones. Additional travel information can be found at or You can also follow us on Twitter @IDriveArkansas for traffic and @myARDOT for everything else.

Advance Notice

Full Closure Scheduled on 3rd Street in Downtown Little Rock

PULASKI COUNTY | September 20, 2023

A segment of 3rd Street in downtown Little Rock will be closed to traffic Saturday, September 23 for one to two days.

Weather permitting, the closure of 3rd Street between Mahlon Martin and Sherman streets is scheduled from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, September 23. If needed, 3rd Street may also be closed from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, September 24. This closure allows crews to continue constructing the new Interstate 30 westbound Arkansas River Bridge.

3rd Street traffic will detour to President Clinton Avenue. See detour map NR 23-305-A for further information.

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Advance Notice

Construction Requires Upcoming Street
Closures in Little Rock and North Little Rock

PULASKI COUNTY | August 9, 2023

Construction to continue building the new I-30 westbound Arkansas River Bridge will require two upcoming street closures in Little Rock and North Little Rock.

Weather permitting, crews will close the following streets:

  • Riverfront Drive (full closure) between Pine and Olive streets in North Little Rock from 10 p.m. Friday, August 11, through 6 a.m. Monday, August 14. Traffic will detour to Broadway Street. See detour map NR 23-250-A for additional information.

PULASKI COUNTY | July 26, 2023

Construction to widen Highway 67 to six lanes between Main Street and Vandenberg Boulevard in Jacksonville requires temporary detours of John Hardin Drive and Ramada Street.

Weather permitting, crews will close Ramada Street at its connection with TP White Drive Friday, July 28 through Wednesday, August 2. Crews will also close John Hardin Drive at its connection with John Harden Drive Monday, July 31 through Friday, August 4. This will allow construction crews to perform pavement removal and reconstruction. Detours will be signed.

  • To access Ramada Street, traffic can follow detour signs from TP White Drive to James Street and Vine Street.
  • To access TP White Drive from Ramada, traffic can follow Vine Street to Main Street
  • To access John Hardin Drive, traffic can take adjacent road Braden Street.

Traffic will be controlled with message boards, traffic drums, and detour signs. The public is advised to be cautious when traveling in the work zone and watch for slower traffic speeds. Areas adjacent to the Interstate may experience noise impacts during nighttime hours. 

This project (Job CA0604) is part of ARDOT’s Connecting Arkansas Program and includes widening 2.5 miles of Highway 67 to six lanes, between Main Street (Exit 9) and Vandenberg Boulevard (Exit 11) in Jacksonville. The project also includes improvements at the James Street interchange (Exit 10A), the Gregory Street Interchange (Exit 10B), the Vandenberg Boulevard interchange (Exit 11), and conversion of the Frontage roads from two-way to one-way. More information on this $145.2 million project is available at



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